New developments in technology bring big changes to the table, turning even the most basic devices into something new and exciting. Many products started out as mundane tools, but they’ve since evolved into gadgets that benefit people in a major way. Here are four products that have become extraordinary thanks to technology.
In today’s society, we are constantly trying to push the envelope and evolve where technology is concerned. In a lot of ways, we have benefitted from this train of thought more than any other in our history on the planet. Our homes have become smarter, more efficient and effective as a result of our constant progression. However, we have come to rely on technology more now than we ever have, and that can be a problem when it inevitably breaks down.
No matter what industry you are in, you always have to protect your company from outside threats. Before the dawn of advanced technology, that used to be physical security. Gates, fences and locks used to keep premises and sites safe from thieves and burglars. Now, the threat has evolved into something completely different and become even more dangerous. Cybercrime is on the rise, and it is seemingly unstoppable. However, there are ways your business can combat it, or at least minimise the threat.
After several years of delays, the compliance deadline for ICD-10 is looming. On October 1, 2015, all HIPAA-covered entities will be required to use the new, more specific codes when coding medical diagnoses and inpatient procedures.